ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., May 24 (UPI) -- Ty Wigginton hit a solo home run in the bottom of the eighth Thursday afternoon to help the Tampa Bay Devil Rays edge Seattle, 13-12.
Tampa Bay withstood a huge Seattle rally after scoring seven runs in the third inning for a 10-4 lead.
Wigginton had three runs, two hits and two RBI. Carl Crawford and Dioner Navarro both knocked in three runs; Crawford had two runs and two hits; and Delmon Young drove in two runs for the Devil Rays -- who broke a five-game losing streak.
Winner Jae Seo (3-4) allowed seven runs -- six earned -- and 13 hits in five innings.
Closer Al Reyes recorded his 13th save.
Seattle's Jose Lopez hit a three-run homer and had two hits and four RBI.
The loser was Sean White (1-1).